96 Free Things To Do In Sacramento

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Mix 96 wants to share all of the fun activities going on in and around the Sacramento area for you and your family to enjoy for free! Be sure to check back often to find new and updated free activities and events going on in your area.


1. California Aviation Day

California State Capitol – North Steps, 1100 L St., Sacramento, CA 95814

Wednesday, April 22nd

Time: 11am-2pm

California Aviation Day at the Capitol is presented to inform legislators, staff, and the public about the importance of aviation to the welfare of the California economy and to raise the level of awareness of the benefits of aviation to all Californians.

The north steps of the Capitol will feature interactive displays and informational presentations provided by businesses and organizations which utilize aviation to serve their customers and benefit the citizens of California. There is no charge to attend this part of the event and everyone is encouraged to come learn about the state’s aviation industry while enjoying the activities that will be offered.


2. Earth Day 2015 Celebration

Cesar Chavez Plaza – 910 I Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Date: Wednesday, April 22

Time: 9am – 2pm

Celebrate Mother Earth this Wednesday. This great event will be filled with environmental education, live entertainment and a lot of fun.  Last year the annual Earth Day Celebration drew more than 6,000 participants from the Sacramento region including area schools, surrounding business patrons, and other members of the community. Thousands of other citizens were reached through the radio simulcast that occurred on Radio Disney and V101.1FM. Earth Day Celebration 2015 will be another opportunity for you to flex your “GREEN” muscle and make it the best celebration to date.

This community event will feature live entertainment from Bill Devon of Top Class Magic, The Science Wizard, and EarthCapades and interactive workshops on composting, recycling and tai chi. Remember to spare the air and ride RT to the free event.


3. Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Heritage Day

Sacramento State (CSUS) – University Union, 6000 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95819

Thursday, April 23rd

Time: 5pm-8pm

Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Heritage Day will feature performances by Sacramento Taiko Dan and some secret performers too! Click HERE for more information.


4. Heath Fair

Mission Oaks Community Center- 4701 Gibbons Dr, Carmichael, CA 95608

Friday, April 24th

Time: 8am-11am

Over 50 health-related vendors will be on hand to answer all of your adult health and wellness questions. Free screenings will be available at the event. There will also be healthy food demonstrations throughout the day. Door prizes will be raffled off throughout the event.


5.  3rd Annual Garden Day

Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services – 3333 3rd Ave., Sacramento, CA 95817

Date: Friday, April 24

Time: 11am-3pm

Come celebrate Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services’ 3rd Annual Garden Day! Meet local organizations and businesses involved in urban gardening, ecological landscaping, healthy eating, composting, and more. You can tour the demonstration garden, watch a cooking or gardening demonstration, grab some healthy snacks, and take home a pepper seedling!


6. Pet-A-Palooza

Rusch Park- 7801 Auburn Road, Citrus Heights, CA 95621

Saturday, April 25th

Time: 10am-4pm

Pet-A-Palooza is back! This year there will be musical performances from Colbie Caillat and Katy Tiz, a Doggy Obstacle Course, A Pet Adoption Area, a Photo Booth, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Food Vendors, Beer Garden, and over 100 vendors for all your pet and human needs! There is also a Kid’s Area complete with inflatable jump houses, slides, a rock wall and face painting! Click HERE for more information.


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